Can You Rent Textbooks In Store At Barnes And Noble?

Please note: Rental Textbook returns are not be accepted at Barnes & Noble retail stores.

Can you rent books at Barnes and Noble store?

The rental fee is the same for both new and used Rented Materials. We only rent books that can be reused; workbooks, study guides, laboratory manuals, periodicals, and other consumable materials are not rented. If a book you rent from Barnes & Noble arrives with a supplement, you are allowed to use it at no extra cost.

Can you write in Barnes and Noble rental textbooks?

Can I return my rental book to a Barnes & Noble retail store at the end of my rental period? Currently, we do not accept in-store returns for textbooks rented online.

Can you buy college textbooks at Barnes and Noble?

We have a huge selection of used textbooks available for purchase directly from and we work with Marketplace sellers, all of whom are approved by Barnes & Noble to offer the largest inventory of used textbooks on the internet. Some of our used textbooks are listed at up to 70% off.

Do I get my money back if I rent a textbook?

You may receive a new or a used textbook, based on availability. All used textbooks will be in acceptable rental condition, as determined by us. If you are not satisfied with the book you receive, you can return it for a refund within 30 days.

Does Barnes and Noble do price matching?

Barnes & Noble offers very competitive pricing on many items, resulting in the best value for our customers. However, we do not honor requests to match the prices of our competitors for individual products. If you’ve already placed an order, we are unable to adjust the price of your order.

Does Barnes and Noble have a teacher discount?

Barnes & Noble offers PreK-12 grade teachers, guidance counselors, principals, and reading coaches a year-round 20% discount on qualifying purchases through the B&N Educator program. Program members also get access to special educator events and 25% off during Educator Appreciation Days.